Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
Also called: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Criminal Justice Professor, Professor
What they do:Teach courses in criminal justice, corrections, and law enforcement administration. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
On the job, you would:
- Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
- Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
- Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
Safety and Government
- law and government
- public safety and security
Arts and Humanities
- English language
Education and Training
- teaching and course design
Math and Science
- sociology and anthropology
- talking to others
- thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
People and Technology Systems
- thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
- figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it
- read and understand what is written
- communicate by speaking
Ideas and Logic
- make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
- use rules to solve problems
People interested in this work like activities that include helping people, teaching, and talking.
They do well at jobs that need:
- Attention to Detail
- Self Control
You might use software like this on the job:
Computer based training software
- Blackboard Learn
- Distance learning software
Word processing software
- Collaborative editing software
- Google Docs
Electronic mail software